Grief doesn’t end but the load is lighter

May 1, 2020
Knute Nelson Hospice provides comfort and support to end-of-life patients and families “Whenever I heard ‘hospice,’ it was always a fear. To me it just meant the end of life was coming,” said Colleen (Marthaler) Miller. “Now I know hospice ...

Communities rise up to help make masks

May 1, 2020
Medical providers in Staples and Alexandria reached out to their communities for help with the COVID-19 crisis in March and the two communities responded in a big way. “The project got started at Lakewood Health System (LHS) by a task ...

Regaining important connections

May 1, 2019
Speech therapy, provided by Knute Nelson Home Care, can greatly improve one’s quality of life    Eighteen years ago, Dave Willard was an adult farm management instructor. He helped farmers with their business plans and marketing. He had quite a few ...

Nonprofits partner to form Partnership+

April 1, 2019
Nelson Wellness Center and YMCA align wellness programming in Alexandria Physical exercise provides many health benefits. It’s proven to lower the risk of high blood pressure, diabetes, some cancers, depression, heart disease and more. This is especially true and important ...